The dealer was unable to duplicate the failure. I read on a blog that where the computer is grounded under the coil packs sometimes the harness look like they are connected but here not getting enough connection they were all right. I'm getting a clicking sound coming from my throttle position sensor area? You can email me if i dont respond here! One day it started acting up like this nothing traumatic happened to the car. I'm borrowing bosses truck, so really need my car running. I was driving with my wife and newborn when the car stopped accelerating again and thankfully I was able to pull to the side of the road without getting hit.
Ok second problem i opened my door to roll up windows car alarm went crazy now it wont turn over nothing. Have to double foot it to get it home. As a result, the interior light was turning on and off. Dealer stated that they were not responsible. It seems as though the battery was disconnected.
Initially it sounded like it was trying to turn over but did not have enough power to do so. Tried to jumpstart car, but car would not take it. Since I am the original. It gets fuel cause you can hear the fuel pump running when you turn the key. In addition, there was a burning odor in the vehicle. It's too late for that. Let me know, if you don't mind, what your solution ends up being.
It shut off on its own while I was pumping gas. The transmission not shift into low gear. Ignition shut off on one occasion when operating on a public road. The auto repair people had to come to our house to figure out what was wrong with it. I am just glad my wife and child were not injured this time. My problem is that I can't get it to strat, I changed the starter cause it sounded like the starter was stuck, changed the battery with a new one, tried to jump start it, tried heaters under the oil pan to warm up the oil, still nothing. I added 2qts and started it waited 10 minutes for car to warm up and noise starting away.
After it was fixed they said the ignition switch was bad and the mechanic asked if I had looked for the recall on it. The rpm decreased to 400 rpm and there was a loss of power steering. When you leave your key on after attempting to start does your theft light continually flash or does it go out? No problem at all, glad to help! Posted on Oct 05, 2011 yeah she didn't take her car in with in the 100 miles after putting seafoam in and to find out the timing chain broke so valves wont open any more. The vehicle wouldn't start and the vehicle check engine light illuminated. My mechanic replaced the switch with a napa oe part. That was around midnight what he seen and he told us that morning.
My guess is that the engine is blown and you need a new one. I cant exactly picture that engine in my head. These incidents were in the spring 2003. The hvac blower would not work in the first and second speed. Chevy Cavalier Engine Noise And Won't Start Details I have a 2005 chevy cavalier.
The daytime running light would not shut off. The failure mileage was 40,000 and the current mileage was 49,200. Ok, if they check good then you're going to have to drop the gas tank out of the vehicle and replace the fuel pump assembly. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. If yes the pump and relay is Ok. The car door was opened around 2:00 pm and black smoke came out all over from inside the car.
Try jumping it off with another vehicle while you attempt to start it. Does not appear to be the battery, as all lights and car alarm work. I have replace all the sensors two new brains new cool packs new plugs and wires ran injector cleaner through it sea foam through it i'm ready to scream. The approximate failure mileage was 100,000. I searched online but did not find it.
One time our neighbor said he heard noise like fireworks on our property and he said that he seen our car was sparking light out of the steering wheel. Also check to make sure you put small wires on solenoid on correctly. The car was left in the apartment parking lot. That morning of that day he told us and as we were checking the car I could smell something burned. Jun 26, 2011 from your description it sounds like the starter pinion is stuck and its not throwing out which could be where its froze on ,but it could be the nylon arm then moves the pinion out into mesh with the ring gear has broke ,Best i can come up with is to ask a local mechanic to have a look as you may need a new starter motor as yes it may be something small wrong with it like a arm but try buying the spares on their own nowdays Feb 11, 2011 check they ground cable to the starter by putting a jumper cable wire from negative of battery to open metal on starter casing and turn key does it turn over? Dealer replaced power steering shaft. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic, where it was diagnosed that the ignition switch needed to be replaced.